Events

HILT 2019

Training Institute
Participants and instructors will gather on the campus of the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis in Indianapolis, Indiana for our our 7th year of HILT.
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)

Early Modern Songscapes

Conference
The Early Modern Songscapes platform was launched at a two-day international symposium held 8-9 February 2019 at the University of Toronto’s Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies in Toronto, Canada.   The conference attracted nearly 7…
Victoria College, University of Toronto

All-day Frankenstein Reading at the NEH

Other Event
The marquee event of the Frankenreads project is a free, public, live-streamed reading of the full text of Frankenstein at the headquarters of the National Endowment for the Humanities in Washington, DC on October 31st, 2018. The full text will take…
National Endowment for the Humanities, 400 7th Street SW, Washington, DC

Intentionally Digital, Intentionally Black

Conference
What happens to digital humanities inquiry when we begin with Black culture, Black thought, and Black persons at the center of our endeavors? How does this shift challenge and expand both the humanities and the digital? What happens to Black and…
University of Maryland, College Park

HILT 2018

Training Institute
This was the 6th year of HILT! Participants and instructors gathered from Monday, June 4 to Friday, June 8 on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In addition to the conference’s day-time sessions, participants…
University of Pennsylvania

Music Encoding Conferece

Conference
The Music Encoding Conference is the annual focal point for the Music Encoding Initiative community. Music encoding is a critical component of the emerging fields of digital musicology, digital editions, symbolic music information retrieval, and…
University of Maryland, College Park

Endangered Data Week Happy Hour

Workshop
An informal closing to Endangered Data Week 2018. Continue the conversation over drinks and snacks. An open-ended conversation on the impacts of endangered data in all its varieties and forms. From personal data to tax-funded public research data…
MilkBoy ArtHouse, 7416 Baltimore Avenue, College Park

Data Preservation Workshop

Workshop
This hands-on session will seek to address a topic that has important impacts for both individual researchers and the larger endangered data landscape: personal data preservation. This workshop will feature two segments: first, an overview of data…
Room 6107, McKeldin Library

"Response abilities to Data" Lightning Talks

Workshop
_Participants: _Kelley O’Neal (UMD Libraries), Maddie Clybourn (Prince George’s County Memorial Public Library System), Jessica Lu (Post-Doc with African American History, Culture, and Digital Humanities), Amy Wickner (UMD Special Collections and…
Special Events Room, McKeldin Library

What Counts as Data? Interdisciplinary Panel

Workshop
_Panelists: _Jen Serventi (Office of Digital Humanities, NEH), Angus Murphy (UMD Department of Plant Science & Landscape Architecture), Joanne Archer (UMD Special Collections and University Archives), and Catherine Knight Steele (UMD Department of…
Special Events Room, McKeldin Library

HILT 2017

Training Institute
We welcomed 126 participants to HILT for our 5th anniversary year from Monday, June 5 to Friday, June 9! Participants and instructors gathered in Austin, Texas **on the campus of the **University of Texas at Austin. HILT was hosted on campus by the…
University of Texas at Austin

Textual Embodiments2017 Society for Textual Scholarship Conference

Conference
Full schedule will be posted closer to the date of the conference. Wednesday May 31, 2017: pre-conference workshops; opening keynote address; reception Thursday June 1, 2017: panels, workshops and sessions; banquet dinner Friday June 2, 2017: panels…
McKeldin 6137 (Special Events Room)

Art History in Digital Dimensions

Symposium
With the support of the Getty Foundation and the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, the Department of Art History and Archaeology and the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) of the University of Maryland, College Park, present Art…
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC and University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Night Against Hate

Other Event
Social media platforms enable connection and sharing among friends, family and colleagues, while offering unprecedented opportunities for getting ideas out to much larger audiences. Political events such as the Arab Spring and social movements like…
MITH Conference Room, 301 Hornbake Library

HILT 2016

Training Institute
We welcomed 100 participants to HILT from Monday, June 13 to Friday, June 17! Participants and instructors gathered in Indianapolis, Indiana **on the campus of the **Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
Indiana Univesity-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)

The Internet, Really

Other Event
Popular understanding of the Internet's physical reality has changed dramatically in the past half-decade, with consequences for privacy and security. Drawing on the research in his book, "Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet," Blum will…
MITH Conference Room, 0301 Hornbake Library North

Accessible Future Workshop 5

WorkshopTraining Institute
Both days of this workshop will take place in the same location: Rolfe Hall, Center for Digital Humanities Learning Lab, Room 2118. The closest parking structure to this location is Parking Structure 5, 302 Charles E. Young Drive, North 90095. This…
University of California, Los Angeles

HILT 2015

Training Institute
HILT 2015 occurred from Monday, July 27 to Friday, July 31 on the campus of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, located in Indianapolis, IN and was sponsored by the Center for Digital Scholarship at the Indiana University-Purdue…
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)

Ethics, Rights, Data Management

Workshop
**Instructors: **Katie Shilton (iSchool), Ricky Punzalan (iSchool), Trevor Munoz(MITH) This third workshop in the Digital Humanities Incubator 2014-2015 series will explore ethical concerns, public memory, and data management strategies for research…
Library Media Services, Hornbake Library

Accessible Future Workshop 4

WorkshopTraining Institute
Location: Jones Room, Woodruff Library DAY 1 8:30 – 9:00 am Registration and Coffee 9:00 – 9:15 am Welcome Session 1: Led by Dr. Tina Herzberg 9:15 – 9:45 am: Lecture Philip M. Ferguson, Emily Nusbaum, “Disability Studies: What Is It?”, Research…
Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Session V: Advanced Analytical Techniques

Workshop
**Instructors: **Cody Buntain (Computer Science) Nick Diakopoulos (Journalism) Jen Golbeck (Information Studies) Ben Shneiderman (Computer Science) This conclusion to the “Researching Ferguson” teach-in series will focus on analytics for discovering…

Session IV: Basic Navigation and Analysis of Your Data

Workshop
**Instructors: **Ed Summers (MITH) Josh Westgard (Libraries) Now that you have collected your Twitter data, how do you use it to help answer your research questions? This workshop will help you do that by describing the anatomy of a Tweet, the…
Library Media Services, 0302J Hornbake Library North

Session II: Methods and Tools for Building Collections of Social Media

Workshop
**Instructors: **Ed Summers (MITH) Porter Olsen (MITH) Laura Wrubel (GWU) In this 90 minute workshop we will introduce and lead a hands on demonstration of tools for collecting data from Twitter, such as the Ferguson collection mentioned above. We…
MITH Conference Room, Hornbake Library 0301

Previewing MITH’s Teach Ins for #BlackLivesMatter at #UMD

Workshop
This first session is a reconvening of our Ferguson constituency, comprising faculty and students who attended one of the two first sessions in October and December at MITH, or who expressed interest separately. We will also be inviting others who…

Accessible Future Workshop 3

WorkshopTraining Institute
DAY 1 8:30 – 9:00 am Registration and Coffee 9:00 – 9:15 am Welcome Session 1: Led by Dr. Tina Herzberg 9:15 – 9:45 am Philip M. Ferguson, Emily Nusbaum, “Disability Studies: What Is It?”, Research & Practice for Persons with Severe Disabilities…
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

HILT 2014

Training Institute
Inspired by the model pioneered at the Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI), the Humanities Intensive Learning & Teaching Institute is in its second year at the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities. Hosted August 4-8, 2014, on…
University of Maryland, College Park

Reading, Rereading, Recovering Electronic Literature

Workshop
Please join us for a panel with Joanne Archer (University of Maryland Libraries), Jeremy Douglass (UC Santa Barbara), Dene Grigar (Washington State University Vancouver), Kari Kraus (University of Maryland), Stuart Moulthrop (University of Wisconsin…
MITH Conference Room, 0301 Hornbake Library